Silver Creek Middle School

495 N Indiana Ave
Sellersburg, IN 47172
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Silver Creek Middle School serves 689 students in grades 6-8.
Silver Creek Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

School Overview

Silver Creek Middle School's student population of 689 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students689 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

Silver Creek Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Silver Creek Middle School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#819 out of 1762 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
12%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
85%
68%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.270.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Clark Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Silver Creek Middle School is Silver Creek High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rock Creek Community Academy (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Silver Creek Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sellersburg Silver Creek Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 2-5 | 836 students
    0.0 miles
    503 N Indiana Ave
    Sellersburg, IN 47172
    (812) 246-3312
    0 2-5 836
  • Sellersburg Silver Creek High School Math: 19% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 918 students
    0.2 miles
    557 Renz Ave
    Sellersburg, IN 47172
    (812) 246-3391
    0.2 9-12 918
  • Sellersburg Silver Creek Primary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 484 students
    0.6 miles
    8604 Commerce Park Dr
    Sellersburg, IN 47172
    (812) 248-7250
    0.6 PK-1 484
  • Sellersburg Rock Creek Community Academy Charter School
    Math: 61% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 459 students
    2.3 miles
    11525 Highway 31
    Sellersburg, IN 47172
    (812) 246-9271
    2.3 K-12 459
  • Charlestown Charlestown Senior High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 696 students
    4.5 miles
    Monroe/park Sts
    Charlestown, IN 47111
    (812) 256-3328
    4.5 9-12 696

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